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Nigerian president signs law banning gay marriage, groups, meetings; up to 14 years in jail

LAGOS, Nigeria—Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird says Canada is “deeply concerned” by a new law in Nigeria, signed by the president without announcement, that has made it illegal for gay people to even hold a meeting. The Same Sex Marriage Prohibition Act also criminalizes homosexual clubs, associations and organizations, with penalties of up to 14 …

British firms choose foreign workers over local applicants

More and more British companies are choosing to hire competent and skilled foreign workers instead of young English applicants.   According to a study by the National Institute of Economic and Social Research (NIESR), foreign employees are more skilled and more qualified for more jobs compared to most of the British workforce.   The lack …

Real-life ‘X-Men’?

In 2012, a Chinese boy named Nong You-hui of Dahua Province stunned the world when reports of his extraordinary ability flooded online media. As if from a sci-fi movie, young Youhui can see clearly in pitch black darkness. The video was originally uploaded by ADG (UK) on video sharing website YouTube in 2009, but got …

Prelim trials begin for Pasasouk quadruple murder case

SAN FERNANDO, California – Ka Pasasouk, 31, is now undergoing preliminary trials in California for four counts of murder. Testimonies from witnesses are projected to last for about a week. Pasasouk was tracked down with his ex-girlfriend Christina Neal in Las Vegas after fleeing from their boarding house in Northridge, San Fernando, California where the …